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Gjirokaster, Albania

Gjirokaster is a mid-size place in the region of Gjirokaster in Albania with a population of approximately 23,437 people and is one of the largest places in Albania. Find all facts and information about Gjirokaster.

Facts and figures on Gjirokaster at a glance

Name: Gjirokaster (Gjirokastër)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 23,437 people
Region name (Level 1): Gjirokaster
Country: Albania
Continent: Europe

Gjirokaster is located in the region of Gjirokaster and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Gjirokaster to Albania's capital Tirana (Tirana) is approximately 142 km / 88 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Gjirokaster to the largest places in Albania.

Facts and figures about Gjirokaster
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Gjirokaster GjirokastërMid-size place / Regional capital23,437 peopleGjirokaster Qarku i Gjirokastrës

Map of Gjirokaster

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Information on Gjirokaster

Information on Gjirokaster
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Gjirokaster GjirokastërGjirokaster Qarku i GjirokastrësAlbaniaEurope

Time in Gjirokaster

Time in Gjirokaster
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 - 11:57amIn effect (+1 hour)Mon, 25 Sep 2017 - 10:57amGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Tirane

Geographic coordinates of Gjirokaster

Latitude & Longitude of Gjirokaster
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map40°04'33.0"N (40.0758300°)20°08'20.0"E (20.1388900°)

Distances from Gjirokaster

Distances from Gjirokaster
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
4,444 km north of the equator1,714 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Gjirokaster

Places around Gjirokaster

5 places found within 5 km around Gjirokaster. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Gjirokaster
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Gerhot Gerhot-1.7 km 1.1 mishow
Arshi-Lengo Arshi-Lëngo-2.3 km 1.5 mishow
Kordhoce Kordhocë-3.1 km 2.0 mishow
Lazarat Lazarat-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Asim Zeneli Asim Zeneli-4.9 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Gjirokaster

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External sources of information on Gjirokaster

Gjirokaster on Wikipedia